Articles tagged with: Utility Scale

RES and TRIG bring Scotland’s first utility-scale battery online

RES and TRIG bring Scotland’s first utility-scale battery online

13 Sep 2018, 12:27

Scotland’s first utility-scale battery storage facility has been officially opened today, having begun delivering sub-second balancing services to National Grid at the end of June under a bespoke agreement secured before the hotly contested Enhanced Frequency Response (EFR) auction of 2016.

Riding the wave: how flow machines could replace battery storage in the UK

Riding the wave: how flow machines could replace battery storage in the UK

30 Aug 2018, 16:31
• By David Pratt

As the UK storage market continues to evolve and old business models prove challenging, flow energy storage machines are beginning to find a place alongside solar. Scott McGregor, chief executive of redT energy, explains how the technology is ready to take the place left by battery technologies.

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‘Shovel-ready’: large-scale solar in Ireland prepares to go live in 2019

16 Aug 2018, 09:35 • By Lauren Cook
‘Shovel-ready’: large-scale solar in Ireland prepares to go live in 2019

With the Republic of Ireland finally giving the green light to the country's Renewable Electricity Support Scheme, solar developers that have waited years for their opportunity are gearing up for delivery. Lauren Cook, analyst at Solar Media Market Research, outlines the current state of the Irish market and what kinds of projects are in with a chance of support next year.

Eelpower snaps up 20MW battery from Anesco

Eelpower snaps up 20MW battery from Anesco

17 Jul 2018, 11:59

Eelpower has continued its purchasing relationship with Anesco, acquiring the recently-completed 20MW Rock Farm battery from the developer – it’s second since November 2017.